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Dublin – Back To The Live Stream No. 6

Posted on 24 May 2020

We had a great virual tour of Dublin there yesterday I hope you’ll agree, with so many people tuning in from Dublin itself and all the Dublin songs. I had a blast and it was challenge too! Here are the shortcut links below or watch the whole thing above. If you’ve anything to add about anything we were chatting about in the Live Stream add it to the comments below thanks!

7:20 Dublin In The Rare Oul Times ,  Pete St. John
16:22 The Spanish Lady Trad Arrangement
22:05 The Great Fire Of Dublin (Brand New) (Whiskey Fire) Enda Cullen, Aisling Kavanagh and Enda Reilly
31:20 The Twangman’s Mot  Trad Arrangement
37:03 My Dublin Girl Enda Cullen and Enda Reilly
42:55 Three Lovely Lassies From Kimmage
50:55 Ualach Ó Mo Chroí Paddy Mooloney and Enda Reilly
56:19 On Raglan Road Trad Arrangement
1:02:32 Canal Bank Hangover Walk Enda Reilly (Brand New)
1:07:27 Molly Malone (Alive Alive O) Trad Arrangement
1:12:50 The Foggy Dew  Trad Arrangement
1:19:30 On Sackville Street Enda Cullen and Enda Reilly
1:26:10 The Shelley Banks Aoife Scott and Enda Reilly
1:35:30 I’m Doin’ Fine Enda Reilly
1:41:44 The Rocky Road To Dublin

Back To The Live Stream 5 WB Yeats

Posted on 17 May 2020

This week I decided to sing compositions of mine which are poems of WB Yeats pulled off the page. It’s been quite a while since I sang these WB Yeats poem-songs so I really got a kick out of performing them for you yesterday. If you missed it then the shortcuts for the poems are all here and under in the YouTube description/comments. The Album Whorls is available exclusively on Bandcamp as a download at the moment. The album versions have lots of extra instruments and there are some extra Yeats poems which I did not play live on this occasion. So do check it out.

1:44 The Player Queen
7:09 Crazy Jane Unreproved
10:56 The Stolen Child
22:55 When You are Old 
28:02 The Drinking Song – Amhráin na Póite 
32:51 September 1913
39:53 The Rose Tree
43:04 Óró Sé Do Bheatha Bhaile (Pearse)
48:24 Down By the Salley Gardens
53:30 He Wishes For The Cloths of Heaven
55:14 Epitaph
57:20 Dancer
1:03:30 The Wild Swans at Coole
1:09:28 The Lake Isle Of Innisfree
1:14:58 Sweet Everlasting Voices
1:22:07 Ag Ól Ag Ól Ag an Garbhóg (Enda Reilly and Pearse McGloughlin)

Back To The Live Stream 4 Sat 9th May Shortcuts

Posted on 12 May 2020

Click on a link to watch a particular song or watch the whole thing and join us for next Saturdays!
Aint No Sunshine (Bill Withers) 6:00
I’m Not Awake Yet (Rory Gallagher) 13:13 
I Rolled Her Down (Enda Reilly) 19:18 
Over The Hill (John Martyn) 26:01
For what Died the Sons of Róisín (Excerpt) 31:29
May You Never (John Martyn) 36:22 
Kiltimagh (by John Spillane) 41:58
Waterfall (The Stone Roses) 47:42
Amazing Grace (Trad) 55:08
Light From The Darkness (Enda Reilly)
An Nasc Nua (Enda Reilly Amhráin Nua i nGaeilge/New Songs In Irish) ) 1:04:00
Way Over Yonder In The Minor Key (Billy Bragg Wilco Woody Guthrie) 1:11:10
Cuir An Long Ag Seol (Enda Reilly – Amhráin Nua i nGaeilge/New Songs In Irish) 1:16:48
The Nut In Hut (Enda Reilly, Oxygen 21)- 1:27:14

Back To The Live Stream 3

Posted on 3 May 2020

Thanks for joining me at Back To the Live Stream 3. Some originals, some classics, some kids songs and a brand new one! Great to see some videos and pictures of folks enjoying and dancing to the music. If you missed it or would like to look back at any songs then below is where you’ll find shortcut links to the songs. Or just watch it through with my stream of thought monologue!

A special thanks again to anyone who tipped. Fair play to yis!

Short Cuts (Also found in YT description box)

5:00 In My Element
11:54 Carrickfergus
18:37 Where The Sweetest Waters Flow
25:16 Donal Ná Fág from Amhrain Nua i nGaeilge
30:54 Everytown has it’s ups and Downs
33:49 Robinhood And Littlejohn
37:03 Fionn (The Salmon Of Knowledge)  Brand New!
42:19 Caledonia
51:19 Calling Me Home – Cowritten with Keith Grogan
1:00:38 Norwegian Wood
Last two songs are on another video!
Wild Mountain Thyme and Henry